Rose (Rosa 'Lemon Delight') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Flat
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium yellow
Rebloom: Good
Class: Other: Miniature moss
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Ralph S. Moore, 1978
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 6 and warmer

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Fairy Moss x Goldmoss
Child plants: 3 child plants

photo by Stan Shebs

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Which roses have you ordered for next season (2020)? by zuzu Jan 11, 2020 10:29 PM 176
Rose vigor by Steve812 Aug 22, 2017 9:21 PM 65
February 2017 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 1, 2017 10:04 PM 228
Fragrance: Can you smell the roses? by csandt Sep 2, 2019 12:44 AM 26
Tammy's Roses by darksome Sep 13, 2017 8:25 AM 44
Ludwig's is now in Phoenix by zuzu Apr 24, 2017 8:40 AM 90
A Virtual Visit to the Tampa Rose Society Show by mellielong May 12, 2015 6:37 PM 12
New Roses from Vintage by melva Oct 5, 2012 11:04 AM 12
What a difference a camera makes! by Skiekitty Oct 2, 2012 1:24 PM 22
Roses in the Stream - Roses, Moisture, and Fungus in the Arizona Highlands by Steve812 Oct 21, 2012 1:46 PM 12
September Rose Candids by Skiekitty Sep 30, 2012 7:24 AM 16
Which roses do you have that hold up well in summer heat and humidity ? by Calsurf73 Jul 16, 2013 4:22 PM 58
New blooms, first week of May 2012 by zuzu May 12, 2012 10:41 AM 29
S&W Greenhouse is taking orders for 2012 season by zuzu Oct 9, 2011 1:03 PM 8
August Parade, starting to ramp up! by Skiekitty Aug 13, 2010 12:24 PM 7
How close to each other should roses be? by Skiekitty Aug 30, 2018 8:46 AM 27
Melva's Roses by zuzu Jun 1, 2011 2:15 PM 106
Burlington Roses by Skiekitty Apr 29, 2011 9:35 PM 62
Teasing until it hurts. by Skiekitty Apr 14, 2011 10:32 AM 6

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